The Resource Silk

Silk

Label
Silk
Title
Silk
Creator
Subject
Summary
In 1861 French silkworm merchant Hervé Joncour travels to Japan. He strikes a business deal with a local baron there and is utterly bewitched by the man's concubine, a girl who does not have oriental eyes.An unlikely love blossoms between them, a love that is only strengthened over time. Subtle, tender and surprising, Silk is an entrancing tale of erotic possession and how the heart charts its own course.An international bestseller, Silk has been translated into twenty-seven languages and is the basis of an opera by André Previn and a major motion picture. Fall in love once again with this modern masterpiece in a beautiful new translation by Ann Goldstein.'Deeply moving...A delicately crafted love story and an anatomy of desire.' Guardian
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  • Baricco, Alessandro
  • Goldstein, Ann
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Romance
  • Historical Fiction
Label
Silk
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:35d8871a-e621-4274-a3fc-58b74b7633ff
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781921834493
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Silk
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:35d8871a-e621-4274-a3fc-58b74b7633ff
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781921834493
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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